Section 2 Books > Periodicals > Web sources > Primary/Secondary sources > Review > Exercise

Source Selection Review

Information Need Source Searching tool

Background information and bibliography on a subject

Dates, statistics, quotations relating to a subject

Encyclopedias Online catalog

Detailed treatment of academic or popular subjects for scholars or a general audience

Bibliography on a subject

Books Online catalog

Information on current events, trends, and issues for a mass audience

Information on popular culture-- movies, sports, etc.

Magazines Index or database

Current local, national, and international news

Informed opinion on a recent political event

Information on popular culture

Newspapers Index or database

Scholarly analysis of some aspect of a subject

Original research in a discipline

Bibliography on a subject

Journal articles Index or database

Most current information on most topics

Company and government information

Information on popular culture

Web sites World Wide Web


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